It is an inconvenient fact that one of the earliest prescribed uses for LSD was to treat alcoholism, so much for no medical use, which is why they tell us its is fair to lock someone into jail for using it.

Canada was a frontrunner in LSD research pre-prohibition. Check out this clip from Hoffman’s Potions, a National Film Board of Canada film investigating this bright spot in medical history.

LSD to Treat Alcoholism – Hoffman’s Potion Clip

To watch the full film you can click here.